Talent sits on a pedestal and also goes unused. Beach Walks takes a look at the pressure that invisibly gets attached to it.Talent is one of those ideas that goes unexamined so often, and inadvertantly creates pressure. This can be whether you are "wasting your talent" or not trying something you want because "you have little or no talent for it."Mahalo for the many emails and testimonials that you have been sending. Please keep them coming!Last night I met Doug Kaye, founder of IT Conversations and his lovely wife Cessna who are visiting Hawai'i. He motivated me to create a survey. So I hope you will please help us in our "get some sponsors" project by taking the survey! Mahalo to Todd Cochrane of Geek News Central for organizing the dinner.Please go here to take the Beach Walks Audience Survey.Check out the great poster Ipo made for us on Kanoa's MySpace:Gomega on MySpaceWe are looking for companies who may be interested in sponsoring/advertising on Beach Walks. I have two requests for your kokua.Email me with your name, age, gender, location, and profession, so we have an idea about our audience. Please be sure to tell us what you love about Beach Walks!Contact companies you may know and give them our information. You can also download our info sheet. (PDF) I've added a new page in the right column for Advertisers and Sponsors.Mahalo nui for your kokua!Subscribe in iTunes so you won't miss a single episode! Try it - it's easy. Please leave a comment for us while you're there! Call the Conch line via skype:roxannedarling or 1-949-544-1456. Our wonderful theme music is from Kaimoku: The Ukulele Experiment.Hawaiian words Kanekapila: playing music and talking story No'eau: talented, skillfulTags: rain, music, talent, hawaii, dog, vlog, video, stressless, podcast, walk, beach, roxanne darling, lexi, kaimoku, travel, beachwalks
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September 18, 2012
Beach Walk #349 - How much does talent matter?
In this vlog Rox discusses the way we normally understand meaning of talent & mentions a bit more about some of the local island muciians she has been meeting lately.